Have you ever settled for less than what you wanted, or expected, or thought you deserved?
I’m sincerely afraid that is exactly what Ann did when she consented to spend the rest of her life with me. I think she’d like her deposit back.
I, on the other hand, clearly got the best end of that deal. I have so much more than I deserve.
But I won’t give any of it back – for anything. She’s stuck with me.
What is, or was, on your list?
If I go back to my teenage years, I had a pretty definite picture in mind of what my future wife would be. I’m sure that dancing and loving fashion and a high powered job and being drop-dead gorgeous were on the list.
Well, I did get drop-dead gorgeous.
I guess the question is, did I settle? Continue reading How do we settle on that which we settle?